Winners of Genesis Prize Breaking Barriers
The Jerusalem PostWinners of Genesis Prize Breaking Barriers program announcedThe Jerusalem Post“Together with Itzhak Perlman, we aim to improve the lives of tens of thousands of people with disabilities throughout North America, Israel and the FSU,” said Stan Polovets, co-founder and chairman of the Genesis Prize Foundation. “Itzhak's personal ...
Posted on 15 June 2017 | 5:08 am
Renowned cellist Lynn Harrell plays Dvořák
Renowned cellist Lynn Harrell plays Dvořák with the Los Angeles Doctors Symphony OrchestraSanta Monica Daily PressThe Los Angeles Doctors Symphony Orchestra has announced its collaboration with renowned cellist, Lynn Harrell, in a performance of Dvořák's Cello Concerto in B minor. Op 104. B. 191. The program will also feature the Turandot Overture and March by ...
Posted on 15 June 2017 | 5:01 am
Jewish groups share $3.17 million for
The Times of IsraelJewish groups share $3.17 million for disabilities inclusionThe Times of IsraelFrom left to right: Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Itzhak Perlman, Genesis Prize cofounder Stan Polovets, Natan Sharansky and Dame Helen Mirren, at the Genesis Prize ceremony in Jerusalem, June 23, 2016. (Courtesy ...
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 7:08 pm
Perlman X Two in Southampton and East
East Hampton StarPerlman X Two in Southampton and East HamptonEast Hampton StarItzhak Perlman, the renowned violinist, will be among the performers, who include Joel Krosnick, Merry Peckham, Roger Tapping, Don Weilerstein, and Vivian Hornik Weilerstein. Brahms, Dvorak, Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, and Shostakovich are on the ...
Posted on 8 June 2017 | 10:19 am
Maestro Itzhak Perlman Stars at Carnegie
Jewish Link of Bronx, Westchester and ConnecticutMaestro Itzhak Perlman Stars at Carnegie HallJewish Link of Bronx, Westchester and ConnecticutSponsored by Capital One Bank, the concert features Lifetime Grammy-Award and Emmy-winning virtuoso Itzhak Perlman, the son of Israeli flee cases from Poland, playing selections from his highly-acclaimed “In the Fiddler's House” album. Bruce Ratner ...
Posted on 31 May 2017 | 6:25 am
Jimi Hendrix, Buckcherry, Kip Morre,
“Twelvefour” (Nettwerk); Itzhak Perlman, “Faure & Strauss Violin Sonatas” (Deutsche Grammophon/UMC); Tamaryn, “Cranekiss” (Mexican Summer); Tito Nieves, “En Dos Idiomas” (self-released); NILE, “What Should Not Be Unearthed” (Nuclear Bla ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:30 am
Happy birthday, Itzhak Perlman! Seventy years young this week, Mr. Perlman will be celebrating with the rest of the wonderful musicians at the Perlman Music Program this coming Saturday. In 1958, when he was just 13 years old, Itzhak performed in Tel Aviv ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:43 am
Letter: Thanks for the beautiful musical
No caviar, champagne or New York Times in those days. I rode my horse to the tent and was fortunate to hear Itzhak Perlman and Pinchas Zukerman play bluegrass before the sensitive ear and smile of Dorothy DeLay in her wheelchair at the back of the tent.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:35 am
Fall preview: Classical releases
Itzhak Perlman turns 70 on Aug. 31, and DG celebrates by releasing his first new recording in a decade, of the Faure and Strauss sonatas, with Emanuel Ax. Then Perlman stands back to watch the avalanche of reissues, tall enough to block out the sun.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:04 pm
Wynton Marsalis, Chris Botti to join CSO at
Aug. 20: Itzhak Perlman performs Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with the CSO, conducted by Bramwell Tovey, who will also lead Beethoven’s popular Seventh Symphony. Aug. 21: Perlman returns to close out the CSO residency with the annual Tchaikovsky ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:33 am